A man who was walking on the Sunchild First Nation on Thursday evening was found dead after RCMP received a report of a hit and run incident.
Rocky Mountain House RCMP responded to a 911 call just before 9 p.m. Along with Emergency Medical Services, they found a 55-year-old man from the reserve deceased.
The scene of the collision remains under investigation by the Rocky Mountain House RCMP with the assistance of the General Investigation Section and the Forensic Identification Section.
The next of kin of the victim have been advised. His identity will not be released by the RCMP.
TheRCMP are seeking information from anyone who may have been a witness or with information about it. If you have information please call the Rocky Mountain House RCMP at 403-845-2882, or call the local police detachment. To remain anonymous, ycontact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), by internet at www.tipsubmit.com.